Marzia Maccaferri is Associate Lecturer at the Department of Politics, Goldsmiths, University of London; she also teaches at LUISS-G.Carli Rome. She worked at the University of Bologna, the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, and held visiting research positions at the Department of Italian, University of Cambridge and at the Institute of Historical Research, London.
She received her PhD in History from the University of Bologna. Her recent publications include Between Empire and Europe. Intellectuals and the Nation in Britain and France During the Cold War, co-written with Lucia Bonfreschi (Routledge, 2015), The Re-Emergence of Territorial Cleavage in West European Politics. Regionalism in Historical Perspective 1960s-1990s (American Historical Association, 2015), and ‘I partiti politici a Bologna durante la Prima repubblica’, in Storia di Bologna (BUP, 2013).
Her interests range across interdisciplinary and comparative European history, in particular the theory and history of the intellectual and political narratives during the post-WW2 period. Marzia is currently working on a project on the English political and cultural model in the Italian intellectual discourse from the end of fascism to 1979, and on a research about the intellectual discourse developed in the English journal Marxism Today in the 1980s.